modernadjectiveuk /ˈmɒd.ən/ us /ˈmɑː.dɚn/
modern adjective (MOST RECENT)
- One by one the old buildings in the city have been demolished and replaced with modern tower blocks.
- Space travel is one of the marvels/wonders of modern science.
- Does she study classical ballet or modern ballet?
- The house has every modern convenience.
- The modern furniture was out of keeping with the old house.
modern adjective (PRESENT)